Do Not Cut Funding to Tobacco Control Programs

To the Editor:

(Oneida, NY – Feb. 2013) Over the past six years, New York has raised $10.6 billion in tobacco revenues. Less than 4 percent of those funds have been used for tobacco control programs. For the past three years, funding has been cut for the tobacco control programs in New York State.

Helping […]

Puzzled by Board of Supervisors Faulty Judgment

To the Editor: (Oct. 6, 2012) Recently The Madison County Board of Supervisors has been more puzzling than usual. Knowing that their Director of Mental Health Services is retiring in January, one would rationally assume that efforts would be directed to recruiting a qualified replacement and deferring long term policy decisions until that person was […]

Madison County Democrats to Hear Congressional Candidate and Elect Officers

(Cazenovia, NY – Sept. 2012) The guest speaker for the Madison County Democratic Committee biennial re-organization meeting on Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. in Cazenovia will be Dan Lamb, candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in New York’s 22nd Congressional District. All of Madison County is in this new district.

Marianne Simberg, Chair, […]